The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Coventry region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 61 56 45
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 12 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.69% 2.87% 2.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 3.07% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 14
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,400 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Coventry region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
681 750 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 95.65% 93.63% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 567 647 446
Median salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of job ads across the Coventry region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Coventry

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Coventry

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region featuring Software Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (75.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
3 12 (60.00%) Unix
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) Degree
4 10 (50.00%) WPF
4 10 (50.00%) TeamCity
4 10 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (50.00%) Oracle
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
5 9 (45.00%) Oracle Forms
5 9 (45.00%) WinForms
5 9 (45.00%) WCF
6 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (40.00%) F#
7 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
8 4 (20.00%) Electronics
8 4 (20.00%) C++
8 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (5.00%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 9 (45.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (15.00%) JUnit
4 2 (10.00%) Maven
5 1 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (20.00%) Electronics
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 10 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (50.00%) WPF
3 9 (45.00%) AngularJS
3 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (45.00%) WCF
3 9 (45.00%) WinForms
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE
5 2 (10.00%) EJB
5 2 (10.00%) JMS
5 2 (10.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Unix
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 10 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) User Stories
7 2 (10.00%) Coaching
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Customer Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Data Management
7 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
8 1 (5.00%) Microservices
8 1 (5.00%) Scrum
8 1 (5.00%) SDLC
8 1 (5.00%) Static Code Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) SQL
2 10 (50.00%) C#
2 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 9 (45.00%) Shell Script
4 8 (40.00%) F#
5 4 (20.00%) C++
6 3 (15.00%) Java
7 2 (10.00%) C
7 2 (10.00%) PHP
7 2 (10.00%) VB.NET
8 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
8 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
8 1 (5.00%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Oracle
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago